Named after the posthumous title of General Kim Deok-ryeong, Chungjang-ro Street was the site of the 1980 Gwangju Democratization Movement. Today, it is Gwangju’s major fashion district, comparable with Myeongdong Street of Seoul. The streets of Chungjang-ro are lined with shopping malls, clothing stores, restaurants, cafes, movie theaters and various other attractions, providing the ultimate experience of modern culture in Gwangju. It is the city's hub of fashion, both trendy and traditional, as well as venue for diverse performances.



Jungjang-ro, Dong-gu, Gwangju[Google Map]



Varies by store



How To Use


Parking Facilities: 

Varies by store





Culture Complex Station (Gwangju Subway Line 1), Exit 3.
* Bus No: 59, 70, 52, 61, 65, 07, 09, 39, 49, 51, 57, 80, 81



Additional Info


tel: +82-62-1330

zipcode: 61483

infocenter: • 1330 Travel Hotline: +82-2-1330
(Korean, English, Japanese, Chinese)
• For more info: +82-62-1330

usetime: Varies by store, call ahead before visiting

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